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Monday , January 30 , 2017
 
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Gadkari promise to shower road funds

Union minister for road transport, highways and shipping Nitin Gadkari today inaugurated the three-lane New Brahmaputra Bridge at Saraighat today and dedicated it to the nation.    | Read..
 

Nagaland govt firm on civic polls

The Nagaland government has said civic polls will be held on February 1 to comply with "constitutional obligations".   | Read..
 

Textile industry avenue for jobs

India's "biggest problem" right now is employment opportunities and the textile industry has been identified as one of the major avenues which could create jobs.   | Read..
 

Hostages killed in Manipur

Two hostages of an armed gang were killed and one of the gang members sustained injuries in an exchange of fire between the abductors and a militant group last night in...   | Read..
 

Rijiju mum on governor probe

The Centre is indecisive on instituting an inquiry into allegations made against former governor V. Shanmuganathan who was forced to relinquish the gubernatorial office in...   | Read..
 

Bhoni brings home poll award for Titabar

Bhoni has done it for Titabar.   | Read..
 

Students oppose Cotton merger

Students of the century-old Cotton College today asked the Assam government to withdraw yesterday's decision to merge the college with Cotton College State University.   | Read..
 

Mobile theatre doyen dies

Ratan Lahkar, the doyen of bhramyoman (mobile theatre) and a The Telegraph Axom Shrestho awardee, passed away here this morning. He was 77.   | Read..
 

Opposition to raise eviction

The budget session of the Assembly will commence here tomorrow with the Opposition gearing up to corner the BJP-led government on a variety of issues like unfulfilled...   | Read..
 

Conrad pat for NEC

Tura MP Conrad K. Sangma today thanked the DoNER ministry and the North Eastern Council for taking up a number of projects for inter-state connectivity in the region.   | Read..
 

Ukiam fest site to turn tourist spot

The residents of 35 revenue villages in Kamrup district have joined hands with Eri Fed, an NGO, to develop the area near the confluence of three rivers at Ukiam into a...   | Read..
 

Orang rhino killed, hunt on for poachers

Tracker and sniffer dogs of the CRPF have been engaged at Rajiv Gandhi Orang National Park to apprehend a group of poachers that killed a rhino in the smallest national...   | Read..
 

Call for new land policy for tribals

The All Assam Tribal Sangha has demanded proper implementation of Chapter X of the Assam Land and Revenue (Regulation) Act, 1886, and immediate eviction of illegal settlers...   | Read..
 

Defence parties to break glass ceiling

Women will soon be part of the 68-year-old village defence parties (VDP) in Assam that help maintain law and order in the villages .   | Read..
 

DigiDhan fair in Dhubri

A daylong DigiDhan Mela, organised by the Dhubri administration to create awareness among the people and encourage them to learn about digital transactions, was held at the...   | Read..
 

Congress, BJP use NSCN-IM poll plank

The ruling Congress and the BJP - main contenders in the upcoming Manipur Assembly elections - have found a common tool to hit out at one another - the NSCN (Isak-Muivah).   | Read..
 

Centre push for textiles in Northeast

The Centre today committed itself to promote textiles in the Northeast and announced its readiness to infuse Rs 820 crore to support sericulture in the region.   | Read..
 

SSB claims sanitised border

The Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) today said the setting up of three border outposts in the state has completely eradicated the movement of militants along the Indo-Bhutan border.   | Read..
 

Smriti declares funds boost

The Centre today committed itself to promote textiles in the Northeast and announced its readiness to infuse Rs 820 crore to support sericulture in the region.   | Read..
 
Veteran athlete Rakhi Sharma (centre) being felicitated by the sports wing of the RSS, Kreeda Bharati, in Guwahati on Sunday, for a lifetime...   | Read..
 
 
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